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Man arrested in domestic-related shooting in Parkville

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Posted at 2:59 PM, Mar 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-30 14:59:29-04

PARKVILLE, Md. — Baltimore County Police arrested a man after responding to a domestic-related shooting.

Police responded to the 100 block of Walnut Avenue at about 3:47 p.m. Sunday for a call of a shooting.

Detectives determined that the suspect was involved in an altercation with a woman at his home when another man tried to intervene.

The suspect shot the man in the lower body, and was then subdued and disarmed by other people in the home who held him until officers arrived on the scene.

Both the victim and the suspect were taken to local hospitals for treatment. Both are expected to survive.

The suspect, identified as 59-year-old James Thomas Blue is charged with attempted first degree murder, first degree assault, second degree assault, and the use of a firearm in a felony.

He is held on a no bail status at the Baltimore County Detention Center pending a bail review hearing.